Using social network apps

Share with your audience content from the top most popular social medias available on the internet. OnSign TV has currently three social networks on the app panel. Learn how to add them to your campaigns:

  1. First, you have to find the App Gallery (How to Add Apps) so you can create, edit or use any App.
  2. Hit “Social Network” on the top bar menu of the pop-up window. Four apps will be displayed. Let’s check their functionalities:
  3. Youtube app

    Youtube: There is no doubt about youtube’s popularity. With over a billion users and an increase of videos watch by 40% year on year. Make use of the huge amount of videos available on your digital signage with OnSign’s youtube app.

    The settings for this app are easy as pie. Besides naming an app, you only need to copy the URL from the youtube video you wish to display. You can also paste a channel or playlist link so the videos are displayed in loop. Set the video quality or let youtube choose the quality based on your internet connection.

    This app is commonly used fullscreen, but it also fits smaller screen zones. Try to keep the same proportions of the video, otherwise there will be black bars around the image depending on the screen area size is set.

    instagram social network

    Instagram: This social network is a good way of sharing photos without the need of uploading them to OnSign TV website. You just need to integrate your Instagram account to OnSign TV platform. Do that by clicking on the indicated link on the app’s setting. It will redirect you to instagram website. Just fill your username and password and it will be automatically linked to OnSign TV.

    There are two apps for Instagram. One of them allows you to display up to the 20 newest posts. You can adjust the playback duration of each photo. The other app organizes the posts on a grid. Set how many photos you want to display simultaneously. You can either display your own feed photos or the pictures from other users you liked.

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    fb social networks

    Facebook: Advertise content your company has been posting on Facebook and get more Likes on your page. With this app, you can display public posts without limit from any facebook page. Set whether you prefer highlighting the image or leaving more space to text. There is also animated transition between posts. Adjust the time length of each post.

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  4. When you have finished adjusting all settings, click on "Save" on the button of the pop-up window. Any time you create a campaign, the app will be displayed on your library.